Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IIT Kanpur)

Kanpur (Uttar Pradesh) Estd : 1959 Approved by : AICTE, NBA Type : Public
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Indian Institute of Technology is located in Kalyanpur, Kanpur. Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur is also known as IIT Kanpur, IIT-K.  IIT Kanpur is established in 1959. The Institute is accredited with AICTE and NBA.  Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur has a large and wide campus of 1055 acres and has 108 buildings. There are  413 faculty members, 3938 Undergraduate students, and 2540 Graduate students. The faculty of IIT Kanpur won many awards like Padma Shri, Infosys Prize, Humboldt Research Award, Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Award, TWAS Prize, National J.C. Bose Fellowship etc. The ratio of student to faculty is 15:96. IIT Kanpur and nearly all students live on campus. IIT Kanpur offers degrees in Engineering (B.Tech, M.Tech) and Science (B.Sc, M.Sc, MS). Indian Institute of Technology Delhi is ranked 5th in National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) raking which was issued by MHRD.

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IIT KANPUR, Kanpur Placement

  • The Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur is well known for its academic excellence and is often considered as the 'first stop' for a large number of industries and other organizations for recruiting undergraduate and post-graduate students. We truly appreciate the faith bestowed on us from several organizations and we look forward to continuing our relationship with ...

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22 Lacs
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5.9 Lacs
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Awards and Rankings

  • All-India rank 5 in engineering my Ministry of Human Resource Development

Career Awards

  • Fulkerson Prize

  • Goedel Prize

  • Humboldt Research Award

  • TWAS Prize

  • Padma Shri

  • Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar

  • Infosys Prize

  • National J C Bose Fellowship

  • Other Awards

Young Faculty Award

  • Scopus Young Scientists

  • Swaranajayanti

  • Indian National Science Academy (INSA)-Medal for Young Scientist

  • Indian Academy of Science (IASc)-Young Associate

  • Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE)-Young Engineer Award

  • National Academy of Sciences (NASI)-Young Scientist Award

Contact Details of Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur

  • Contact No:
    +91-512-2597288 , +91-512-2597200
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  • Address:
    Kalyanpur, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh 208016, India

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